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Seminar Schedule

Looking to attend geological, geomechanical and/or environment related seminars? The department sponsors several seminars throughout the year, bringing notable speakers from around the northeast. Check out the seminar schedule below for this year’s presentations.

Seminars take place Fridays at 3 p.m. in Hutchison 229, unless otherwise noted. Seminars are free and open to the public. Please direct any questions about this schedule to the seminar coordinator, Penny Higgins: pennilyn.higgins@rochester.edu.


DateSpeakerTopic

FALL 2017

September 1

Mathew Evans

University of York

Oceanic controls of atmospheric photochemistry

Host: Murray

September 8TBATBA
September 15TBATBA
September 22

François Tissot

MIT

Uranium Stable Isotopes, from Stars to Starfish

Host: Ibanez-Mejia

September 29

Marlon Jean

University of Rochester

New Insights into the Mantle Processes of the Terrestrial Planets

Host: Higgins

October 6

Lisa Tauxe

University of California, San Diego

TBA

Host: Tarduno

October 13 (Meliora Weekend)

Stefanie Brachfeld

Montclair State University

TBA

Host: Tarduno

2:00 pm in Hutchison 316

October 20VariousGSA Practice Talks
October 27TBATBA
November 3

Allison Macfarlane

George Washington University

TBA

Host: Tarduno

November 10TBATBA
November 17

Graham Lederer

United States Geological Survey

TBA
December 1TBA

TBA

December 8VariousAGU Practice Talks
SPRING 2018
January 19TBATBA
January 26TBATBA
February 2TBATBA
February 9TBATBA
February 16

Howie Scher

University of South Carolina

Chasing ice through space and time – Reconstructing polar ice sheets through the Cenozoic using the marine sediment record

Host: Higgins

February 23TBATBA
March 2TBATBA

March 9 (Friday before Spring Break)

TBATBA
March 23

Katherine Allen

University of Maine

TBA

Host: Borrelli

March 30TBATBA

April 6

TBATBA

April 13

TBATBA
April 20TBATBA

April 27

TBATBA

May 4 (Reading Week)

TBATBA